newscricketa day ago

Euro Slam 2019 | WIll miss Indian players, always great to play with them, states Rashid Khan

Rashid Khan has said that he would have loved it if Indian players were allowed to be a part of the upcoming Euro T20 Slam but is excited to play along with some of the retired cricketers. Earlier, Anil Kumble had also stated that the BCCI should let players participate in such tournaments.
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newscricket2 days ago

Euro T20 Slam | Rashid Khan picked as marquee player for Rotterdam Rhinos

In the players’ draft for the inaugural edition of the Euro T20 Slam, Rashid Khan was picked as marquee player by Rotterdam Rhinos while Eoin Morgan will represent Dublin Chiefs along with Babar Azam. Meanwhile, Belfast Titans got Shahid Afridi and Glasgow Giants had Brendon McCullum and Dale Steyn.
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newscricket8 days ago

Afghanistan Cricket Board hand one-year suspension to chief selector and team manager

The Afghanistan Cricket Board (ACB) have decided to hand one-year suspensions to chief selector Dawlat Ahmadzai, and team manager, Naweed Sayem following the team’s poor show in the World Cup. The decision to suspend the duo was taken after a board meeting held at Kabul on Saturday.
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featurecricket14 days ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | The underwhelming XI of group stage

Prior to the start of every major tournament, there are eyes fixed on certain players, thanks to the reputation they’ve built up, with expectations high to deliver. But sadly, more often than not, players tend to disappoint, leaving the fans to scratch their heads and think “What could have been?”
Anirudh Suresh
newscricket17 days ago

Legends and pundits react as West Indies bow out of the World Cup after beating gritty Afghanistan

Twitter exploded as 18-year-old Ikram Ali Khil scored a thrilling 86 runs against West Indies in both the side's last World Cup match. Windies had managed to put a total of 311 on the scoreboard before Afghanistan failed to chase it down despite starting encouragingly and falling short by 23 runs.
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newscricket18 days ago

8 Things you missed | From Chris Gayle’s pushups to Fabian Allen’s absolute blinder

Hello folks! Your saviour is here! Why saviour you ask? Well buddy, you missed a lot of things that happened during the match between West Indies and Afghanistan. You don't believe me? Here take a look at the eight things you missed in today's match. Thank me later for collecting these moments.
Srijith Gopal
newscricket18 days ago

Twitter trolls Rashid Khan's "strange" reaction against West Indies at Leeds

Twitter explodes to Rashid Khan's strange reaction in the match between West Indies and Afghanistan at Leeds today. As the batsman hit the ball to long-on, Rashid Khan found a better angle to watch the ball sailing up which made cricket fans to go mad on their Twitter handles.
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newscricket18 days ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | Afghanistan are desperate for good pacer to support spinners, says Gulbadin Naib

Gulbadin Naib has urged Afghanistan’s talent scouts to unearth quality pace bowlers over the next few years. Naib is of the belief that his team, who have been too reliant on their young spin sensations Rashid Khan and Mujeeb Ur Rahman, are lacking a quality pacer to trouble the top teams.
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newscricket22 days ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | I do not have enough speed for this kind of surface, admits Gulabdin Naib

Gulabdin Naib has said that had Hamid Hassan played, he would not have bowled in the death overs himself which ended up costing his team a closely-contested match. He further stated that it was their game to lose but Pakistan played well under pressure and acknowledged their fighting spirit. 
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newscricket23 days ago

8 things you missed | From Sarfaraz Ahmed trying and failing to do a Dhoni to Rashid Khan's throw hitting the captain

Welcome back to the article which will make you go, " How did I miss that?". You are saying you didn't miss a single incident in the nail-biting match between Afghanistan and Pakistan? I am here to prove you wrong. Here are the 8 things you missed during the fantastic match.
Srijith Gopal